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Board of education raises temporary employee wages really happy that we have increased this temporary pay schedule, and brought it up to par," said board member Penny Vadla. "I wanted to thank the administration for that."A July 6 board action item for a pay schedule for the 2015-2016...
School board reorganizes

...required. Arness received six votes out of nine.Bill Holt was uncontested for the role of Vice President, as was Penny Vadla for Clerk and Tim Navarre for Treasurer.Before the voting took place, board members Navarre and Marty Anderson were...
School district report tracks student obesity

...overweight, 62 percent are at a healthy weight and 1 percent are underweight, according to the report. Board member Penny Vadla said she was not shocked by the report. "I don't look at this as anything glaring," Vadla said. "Do I look at...
School district reports few open positions

...all existing tenured and non-tenured teacher contracts at the April 6 board meeting. At the meeting board member Penny Vadla said it was an essential decision this year to make sure the school district did not lose any teachers who may have...
Results posted for Mouth to Mouth race

...26; 9. Jeanette McKendry, 1:25:26; 10. Carel Nagata, 1:29:28; 11. Jen Showalter, 1:32:38; 12. Penny Vadla, 1:50:21; 13. Christie Stinnet, 1:55:08; 14. Teagen Kobylarz, 1:55:09; 15. Olivia Kobylarz, 1...
School district waits on final numbers

...approved the decision not to cut any of the 100 tentative tenured and non-tenured teaching positions, said board member Penny Vadla, who has sat through seven budget cycles. Once the state's budget is finalized, the number of staffing positions...
No layoffs for school district

...making school district educators wait longer to learn if their jobs will be available next fall.School board member Penny Vadla said it was important to make the decision now so that the school district does not lose any of the high quality educators...
KPBSD deals with larger classes elective options in the class schedule, Syverson said in a previous Clarion interview. However, board member Penny Vadla said she noticed worryingly large English and Social Studies class sizes in the report. "I saw an English class that...
Soldotna council votes to sell parcel scheduled for public auction

...for auction. "(That) side of the street is spotless all of the time." But some residents thought differently. Penny Vadla spoke during a public hearing on the meeting and asked why the city would favor the Guidrys request to purchase the...
KPBSD keeps biased book

...said. "It doesn't add up to 100 percent because decimals were dropped in each direction." School board member Penny Vadla said she found the book to be incredibly unfair. Democratic President Bill Clinton is represented as being only known...


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